Professor Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, author of the Cengage textbook Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach, from Michigan State University will deliver a Q&A session at the School of Economics, led by Dr Olena Nizalova. The event will take place on Wednesday 15 May from 6.00PM to 7.00PM in KLT1 (Canterbury campus) and will examine his work which has helped find answers to real life questions. Audience participation is encouraged, so email any questions you may have to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the event.
The Q&A session will focus on:
- Education and what is needed to truly evaluate teachers and schools
- The challenges that analysts face in situations that involve large amounts of money
- His consulting work for the U.S. government
- The challenges of obtaining empirical findings which go against your political beliefs
The Q&A session will be followed by a book signing and drinks reception hosted by Cengage.
About Professor Jeffrey M. Wooldridge
Jeffrey Wooldridge is an American Econometrician at Michigan State University. He is known for his theoretical contributions to analysis of cross-sectional and panel data.